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Therese Nilshagen & Dante Weltino Win Verden CDI3* With Highest Grand Prix Score by Swedish Partnership in 2021

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VERDEN, Germany, May 8, 2021--The championship team partnership of Therese Nilshagen and Dante Weltino OLD won the CDI3* Grand Prix Saturday with the highest score by a Swedish combination this year and 11 weeks to the start of the Tokyo Olympics. Read More

UPDATE–Lyndal Oatley Completes Eros Qualifying Scores for Australian Olympic Team, Debuts Elvive for Victory at Mariakolnak CDI3*

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MARIAKALNOK, Hungary, May 7, 2021--Lyndal Oatley debuted Elvive Friday to win the World Cup Grand Prix with the highest Australian score this year then rode Eros in the CDI3* to earn a second qualifying result for the nation's Olympic team Read More

USA’s Adrienne Lyle & Salvino Move Up to Rider’s Highest Ever Ranking in Latest World Standings

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Adrienne Lyle on Salvino made the sport's biggest jump among the top 30 in world rankings to the American rider's highest ever career standing of No. 14 as the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) required scoring was extended into a third year to counter the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Read More

World Cup Finals of Dressage & Jumping in Gothenburg, Sweden Canceled–2nd Year in Row Championship Called Off

2 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on World Cup Finals of Dressage & Jumping in Gothenburg, Sweden Canceled–2nd Year in Row Championship Called Off
The World Cup Finals of dressage and jumping to be held in Gothenburg, Sweden have been canceled as a ban on international horse shows in Europe was extended Friday to April 11 amidst the on-going equine herpes virus outbreak. Read More

Dressage World Cup Final Complete Lineup of 18 Pairs from 11 Nations

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GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Mar. 11, 2021--The dressage World Cup complete lineup of 18 rider and horse combinations from 11 nations was announced Thursday with 13 from Europe, including the first from Israel and five from the Western Hemisphere--3 USA, 1 Canada, 1 Dominican Republic. None are from Australia or New Zealand. Read More

Shelly Francis & Danilo Invited to World Cup Final, 3rd American Pair Plus 1 Canadian from North America to Go to Sweden

2 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Shelly Francis & Danilo Invited to World Cup Final, 3rd American Pair Plus 1 Canadian from North America to Go to Sweden
helly Francis, one of the most experienced and admired American riders, has been invited to compete Danilo at the World Cup Final in Gothenburg, Sweden in three weeks, the third United States combination and fourth from North America. Read More

Tightened Biosecurity Measures for World Cup Final Provide FEI, Organizers Confidence Championship Will Go On in 3 Weeks

2 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Tightened Biosecurity Measures for World Cup Final Provide FEI, Organizers Confidence Championship Will Go On in 3 Weeks
The World Cup Finals of dressage and jumping have been cleared to go ahead in three weeks with spectators sharply limited by the coronavirus and extra biosecurity for horses to guard against Equine Herpes Virus at Gothenburg, Sweden in the first equestrian championships of 2021. Read More